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Chemistry for Everyone – A Helpful Primer for High School or College Chemistry

Apr 10th, 2012 | By | Category: Articles, Blog, High School, High School Chemistry, High School Homeschool, Homeschool Courses, homeschool instruction, Homeschool Resources, Homeschool Textbooks

Tuxedo Publishing 7827 Wintercress Lane Springfield, VA 22152 E-mail: By Jennifer Nairne When I envisioned homeschooling my children, I wanted to create a safe and fun environment for engaged learning that inspired my kids to go beyond the traditional classroom restrictions in search of knowledge. It has not always been easy – grammar, […]

Ten Reasons To Homeschool Through High School

Jul 25th, 2011 | By | Category: College, college for homeschoolers, homeschool instruction, Homeschool resourses

by Cafi Cohen Yes, it sounds scary. Homeschool through high school. Nevertheless, more and more people take the plunge every year. At your next homeschool conference, check out the increasing number of vendors and workshops catering to families with teenagers. In the spring of 2000, thousands of teenagers graduated from home-based programs and applied to […]

A Step Away from the Traditional

Jul 11th, 2011 | By | Category: College, Homeschool Courses, homeschool instruction, Homeschool resourses

by Marsha Ransom When we finally decided to quit our uphill battle with the public schools, after 6 years of struggling, negotiating placements, having our son undergo testing, watching his personality change, and having nothing work, it was because we had learned about homeschooling. Homeschooling was not something I was familiar with, and the journey […]

The “S” Word

Jul 8th, 2011 | By | Category: homeschool instruction, Homeschool resourses

by Sylvia Sims People aren’t listening. We are starting our third year of homeschooling and we are still being asked that dirty little question, “What about socialization?” My response is usually,”What about it?” While I think that the answer is obvious , when it comes to my children, apparently I am so wrong. My 15 […]

Build an Amazing Home-School Transcript

Sep 27th, 2010 | By | Category: College, Transcripts

What if your student had a high school transcript so outstanding that that even the admissions office of Harvard would be impressed? It’s easier than you might think. Homeschooling has great advantages, one of which is the ability to tailor your child’s education according to his or her individual needs. That’s the true beauty of getting to be principal, teacher, and head guidance counselor all in one. Unfortunately with these roles comes the responsibility of record keeping — a daunting task to say the least.